The theater season will wrap up this month with a performance of Godspell on May 19 and 20. This is the third time in recent history that George School has performed the musical with previous performances taking place in 1976 and 1991.
George School is very fortunate to have a supportive community of alumni, parents, faculty, staff, students, and friends. So far, during the 2016–17 fiscal year, more than 2,000 people made George School a philanthropic priority. With the support of the entire George School community, we can provide today’s students with a supreme education.
Despite the cold and rainy weather, more than six hundred alumni came back to campus to celebrate Alumni Weekend, May 5–7, 2017. In addition to alumni, many current and former faculty, staff, students, and parents joined in on the celebrations on both Friday and Saturday.
Students Claire Kinnel ’17 and Greta Karr ’17, as well as faculty and adult advisors Scott and Susan Hoskins ’71, all members of Newtown Quaker Meeting, will discuss their recent service learning trip to Nepal on Sunday, May 14, 2017, at 9:45 a.m. at Newtown Meeting.
The varsity girls’ lacrosse team scored an important moose point on Friday, May 5, 2017 defeating archrival Westtown 20-8.
The English Department has been celebrating Shakespeare since the beginning of the school year. Celebrations have included a performance by the English Department faculty and working with the Philadelphia Shakespeare Theater Company on a performance of Taming of the Shrew.
George School film students are continuing their success with several returning from the Greenfield Film Festival with major awards and nominations.
Varsity boys’ tennis defeated Moorestown Friends 4-1 on Tuesday, May 2, extending their winning streak to five in a row in Friends Schools League play. Co-captain Brayden Cohen ’17 won at first singles and Holdyn Barder ’17 and Grant Kind ’19 won at first doubles.